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Jewish Holocaust Centre

13-15 Selwyn St, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
+61 3 9528 1985
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Fascinating history

I was interested to find out more about the Holocaust and was both moved and interested in what I... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
rkeown
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Elsternwick, Australia
Sobering

This is a must to visit. Let's never forget what happened in the 2nd world war. This place is so... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Mark W
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The Jewish Holocaust Museum and Research Centre is an institution dedicated to the memory of the six million Jews who were murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators between 1933 and 1945.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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13-15 Selwyn St, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
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+61 3 9528 1985
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I was interested to find out more about the Holocaust and was both moved and interested in what I saw and experienced .

Thank rkeown
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This is a must to visit. Let's never forget what happened in the 2nd world war. This place is so educational and provides a well balanced view of this time in history. Great for everyone to see.

Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with a large group of friends. As a daughter of the holocaust survivor, I was deeply touched by the experience. Thank you people dedicated to keep those painful memories alive for those whose families were lucky enough not to have the first hand experience........More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to have a guide to show us around the museum. A lot of information and history in this small but worthwhile centre.

1  Thank AM3ne
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

No matter how much you think you know you can always learn more as this terrific museum shows. Can you believe that a Jewish homeland was proposed for the East Kimberley region in WA for jews to emigrate from Europe. It was supported by the...More

1  Thank Konrad M
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit for anyone interested in the Holocaust, it is very educational. The staff are very friendly and happy to answer questions. It's very sad, I came away feeling quite moved by this horrible act. The displays are excellent and well presented.

Thank Balifreakfromaussie
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the Holocaust centre yesterday. It was both interesting and devastating to see and read about this time in history. Whilst we were asked if we need any help or information once we were in the actual museum it was difficult to know were to...More

Thank Roogirl23
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

An educational museum set up by holocaust survivors and their relatives. It was a reminder of the human tragedy experienced and was supported with amazing photographic and document evidence as well as interactive displays. We were lucky enough to be present when a 93 year...More

Thank 227suzie
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

My daughter asked if I could take her to the Jewish holocaust centre as she was doing a project for school. I had to re confirm the address because I never knew such a centre was in Elsternwick. After visiting concentration camps whilst in Germany...More

Thank Matt K
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

From watching movies about the Holocaust and the upcoming anniversary, I thought I would deeper educate myself. This centre is educational, the guides are very knowledgable and the tour will take approx 30min then you can go at your own pace to read the literature...More

1  Thank Steve S
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June H
23 February 2015|
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Response from GaryF1956 | Reviewed this property |
Hello June. The Jewish Holocaust Centre is open 10am - 4pm Mon-Thurs, 10am - 2pm Fri and Noon - 4pm Sunday. Cheers. Gary.
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